Magdalena Korpas

An actress, producer and artist.
Magdalena’s work has been screened at Cannes Film Festival and shown at other international venues.

Starting her career in parisian theatres, she has been quickly noticed by casting directors & producers.

Following creative opportunities she moved from Paris to Los Angeles. From Los Angeles to London where she currently lives & works.

In 2012, she started her career as a filmmaker, producer & visual artist: Magdalena was the protagonist and co-director of the film “Soixante-dix” which was screened at Cannes Film Festival. In 2016 her film "Jalousie" was selected for LGBT Film Festival in Warsaw. The same year, she won a photography price in Gdynia. In 2018 her film - Pogarda - was selected for LGBT film Festival in Warsaw and Formatova Film Festival in Paris. 

Currently Magdalena is working on production of her first feature film “ Constellations”. 

2018 brought her two main prizes: one - KSK, Polish Talent Support - First Prize in category of Photography and in London - she won an artist in Residency Program that she’s currently participating in. 

She also has an impressive experience as MC (f.ex.Parisian experimental Performance Festival - Dimanche Rouge), as a film jury (Festival de St.Maur, France) and as presenter (min. Polish Film Festival in Los Angeles, USA, London Eye Film Festival, London).

Magdalena has earned a Master's degree in Theater from the Sorbonne University.

She also holds a BA in Philosophy from the Polish Institute of Philosophy in Paris & BA in Photography from YMCA, Photography School in Gdynia(Poland).

Magdalena speaks fluently Polish, French and English.

16:30 — 18:00
Panel Discussion


General Staff Building
6/8 Palace sq., St. Petersburg